Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino plans to re-open May 15 | AZ Big Media
Tuesday 12th May 2020
The Ak-Chin Tribal Council has approved the re-opening of Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino, effective 9 am on Friday, May 15, 2020.
Harrah's management has put in place a variety of social distancing measures for the health and safety of casino guests and employees. These include:
* The casino floor will be open with slot machine banks arranged to allow for proper social distancing and with limited seating at Blackjack tables. The Poker Room, Keno and BINGO will not be open at this time.
* Hand-sanitizing stations throughout the casino floor, masks for all employees and increased cleaning service in all common areas and throughout the back of the house.
* Dunkin Donuts®, Copper Cactus, Chop Block & Brew, and Agaves will be open for food/beverage service, with social distancing protocols in place. The Buffet, Oak & Fork and Laurel Lounge will not be open at this time.
* Based on the number of guest reservations, the resort and tower guestrooms will also open on May 15 for stays beginning that evening.
Additionally, The Events Center at Harrah's Ak-Chin, including all events and conference, Valet and Spa and Fitness Center will remain closed at this time.
"Over the past several weeks the Tribal Council, along with Caesars management, have been monitoring the situation here in Arizona and across the country, making sure we had the best and most accurate information needed to re-open the casino," said Robert Livingston, general manager of Harrah's Ak-Chin Casino. "We look forward to welcoming back our casino guests in the coming days."